Tag: University

Ayomitide AdeyinkaApril 25, 2024

Top 5 Stories Of The Day | UK Announces Tuition-paid Scholarship for Nigerians and Others

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss. ...

Ayomitide AdeyinkaOctober 26, 2023

How to get relief from financial burden through Loughborough University scholarship worth over N30million

The popular japa movement has created anxiety in a lot of Nigerians, as the desire to tap the potentials of greener pastures ...

YNaijaJanuary 25, 2023

Jim Iyke sex scene almost got me kicked out of college – Lilian Afegbai

According to Lilian Afegbai, she was almost kicked out of school for acting in a sex scene with Jim Iyke. ...

tosin adesinaNovember 8, 2018

Why do South West Governors think we need a Western University?

At the ongoing South West (SW) Governors Forum in Osogbo, they have resolved to establish a Western University co-owned by ...

tosin adesinaSeptember 8, 2018

Dear Rotimi Amaechi, Nigeria does not need a University of Transportation

At a time the Nigerian tertiary education sector is in shambles and mired in a quagmire, the Federal government is ...

tosin adesinaJune 28, 2018

ASUU’s concern about proliferation of Universities in Nigeria is timely

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Lagos state chapter has expressed concerns at the rate at which Universities are ...

SponsorJune 7, 2018

Facebook undertakes University Roadshow across Nigeria in its aim to engage students in all things ‘deep tech’

Facebook on Thursday announced a university-wide roadshow as part of its ongoing commitment and investment in growing the tech ecosystem, and ...

tosin adesinaFebruary 2, 2018

[The Activism Blog] DJ Cuppy has a deep love for education and she can’t hide it

Anytime the name DJ Cuppy is mentioned, her career in music and her billionaire father are the first two things ...

EditorAugust 24, 2017

JAMBOREE: It’s time to question the relevance of JAMB

by Alexander O. Onukwue If the intention of the authorities at JAMB was to restructure the process of gaining admissions ...

EditorAugust 24, 2017

JAMB: Why ruin schooling? University education should not be compulsory

by Alexander O. Onukwue The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) announced this week a new guideline for cut-off marks ...

AzeezAugust 9, 2017

Cash-strapped Zimbabwe to build $1bn Mugabe university

Zimbabwe on Wednesday announced its plan to build a $1 billion university to honour its 93-year-old President, Robert Mugabe. “Cabinet ...

Op-ed EditorJune 26, 2017

Moses Ochonu: This simple innovation can help Nigerian universities raise revenue

by Moses Ochonu Such is the rot in Nigerian universities that the system needs deep, disruptive reforms to become compatible ...

AzeezMay 20, 2017

FG names Ekiti federal varsity after Adebayo

The Federal Government has renamed the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, after the late military governor of the old Western Region, ...

ItunuoluwaApril 24, 2017

Obama to make first public speech since Trump’s inauguration

By Itunuoluwa Adebo Exactly three months after leaving the White House, former President Barack Obama will deliver his first public ...

AzeezApril 19, 2017

Police arrest university professor, lecturers for cultism

by Azeez Adeniyi The Edo State Police command has arrested some lecturers of the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma for alleged ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 28, 2017

UTME: JAMB bars awaiting results

by Dolapo Adelana The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday said effective from 2017, candidates awaiting results would no longer ...

ToluFebruary 22, 2017

Nigerian Association of Radiography Students holds the 9th edition of the Health Week

The Nigerian Association of Radiography Students (NARS Unilag chapter) held its annual health week between January 21st – 27th, 2017 ...

Mazi EmekaJanuary 30, 2017

Whatever you decide to study, you can study in the UK [DETAILS]

Studying in the UK means a daily dose of world class teaching and extraordinary academic innovation that will help you ...

AzeezJanuary 23, 2017

JUST IN: LAUTECH announces resumption after 8 months strike

The management Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) has announced that the institution will resume studies on January 27 after ...

ToluJanuary 11, 2017

#Impact365: HCD Centre provides mentorship for undergraduates as it aims to create global business leaders

Human Capital Development Centre has a major goal and that is to empower young undergraduates in Nigeria to become business ...

ToluDecember 4, 2016

#NYSCAbuse: Here are all the ways NYSC makes life a living hell for graduates

As it is, there is an embargo placed on gainful employment in 90 per cent of the organizations in the ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 27, 2016

Rachael Uzor: Making lemonade

by Rachael Uzor Some emotions make you feel downright horrible, and depression is one of the worst of them, if ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2016

Opinion: The accommodation racket at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka

by I. B. Nga Since the commencement of this new academic session, several students of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 10, 2016

Abioye Ayomide: Wrong place, wrong time [Nigerian Voices]

by Abioye Joseph Ayomide On this day, I returned to school after a short break at home: a day I ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 8, 2016

Lillian Nnedinso: I felt like ending it all, but… [Nigerian Voices]

by Lillian Nnedinso I never knew that I will someday tell this as a story. The thought of ending it all ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 24, 2016

Farooq Kperogi: Albert Einstein was a Polytechnic graduate

If you are a Nigerian university graduate who has been socialized into disdaining polytechnics as inferior higher education institutions, think ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 21, 2016

84 LASU students receive warning letters for indecent dressing

Eighty four students of the Lagos State University (LASU) have been issued warning letters for indecent dressing by the university ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 7, 2016

#Impact365: A group of developers figured out how students can earn money in schools

My FourWalls is a mobile application created to help Nigerian students gain easy access to deals, events and also make ...

Tamilore OshodiAugust 19, 2016

PODCAST: “Most people my age crash in businesses” and more on The UnderGrad Podcast

Regardless of geographical location, university undergraduates face similar struggles and issues that they deal with on a daily basis. “The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 21, 2016

Professor Anthony Elujoba is Acting-VC of OAU

Professor Anthony Elujoba has been appointment as the new acting Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife. His ...

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